X – as in exhibition – marks the spot for the Comox Valley Glacier Kings this weekend as they host a pair of pre-season Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League games at the Comox Valley Sports Centre.
On Saturday, Aug. 30 the Yetis host the Oceanside Generals and on Sunday, Aug. 31 the Nanaimo Buccaneers are in town. Both games start at 1 p.m.
The Icemen open their regular season Sept. 5 in Campbell River against the Storm. Their home opener goes Sept. 6 against Kerry Park Islanders. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at the Sports Centre.